Laboratory Corporation of America Data Entry Specialist/Specimen Accessioner in Phoenix, Arizona
Presorting, scanning, tracking and routing of samples to the appropriate testing laboratories in the Laboratory Information System.
Unpacks specimens from branches or ports and routes specimens by type to various staging areas.
Prepare all specimens received for testing in designated laboratory departments or locations such as staging of specimens, centrifuge, separate serum, and blood smears.
Perform data entry of test requisition information.
Aliquot samples for departments.
Prepare excess specimen samples for storage and resolves and document problem specimens.
Assigning specific computer generated identification numbers, checking for identification accuracy, recording all items processed and accurately entering data into the Laboratory Information System.
Adhering to quality control guidelines to ensure integrity of laboratory specimens
Maintaining familiarity with standard operating procedures
Monitoring and maintaining consumable inventory
Scanning test requisitions and attached paperwork into the imaging software for long term storage
Complying with EHS standards and policies when working in the dry ice and handling and discarding of Biohazard materials such as blood samples.
Other duties as assigned.
Requires a High School Diploma or equivalent.
Previous data entry experience.
Previous lab experience.
Proficient computer skills.
Proven oral and written communication skills and the ability to work well with others.
Ability to work in a fast paced, multi-tasking environment and maintain quality standards determined by the clinical laboratory.
Attention to detail and critical thinking skills.
2nd Shift Monday-Friday 2:00pm-10:30pm
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